Safety Articles

Facility managers are often charged with health and safety responsibilities, including fire safety and alarm systems, OSHA inspections, ergonomics, emergency preparedness and disaster planning, and much more.

The American Industrial Hygiene Association Surveys Members On Public Policy Issues

The biennial survey sought to identify topics that will affect that group and other occupational and environmental health and safety (OEHS) professionals over the next two... ...Read More...

SimplexGrinnell Earns Safety Act Certification

Certification of integrated fire and life safety services as anti-terrorism technologies provides liability protection to customers, helps protect citizens and... ...Read More...

Former OSHA, NOISH Leaders Debate Future of OSHA

Major changes in OSHA not anticipated with new administration, but small and medium sized businesses in particular are being urged to keep up safety policies despite challenging economic... ...Read More...

A&E Firm Offers Advice On Keeping Walkways Ice Free

With winter weather upon us in many areas, facility managers face another season of snow removal and ice... ...Read More...

A&E Firm Offers Advice On Keeping Walkways Ice Free

With winter weather upon us in many areas, facility managers face another season of snow removal and ice... ...Read More...

Remembering An Elementary School Fire 50 Years Later

This Chicago fire prompted the enhancements of many fire-related building... ...Read More...

Professional Development: Human Resource Management

Guest Contributor Tony Rankin asks, when facility managers are faced with personnel issues, how should they... ...Read More...

Is PPE Compliance A Challenge In Your Facility?

In a recent survey conducted by Kimberly-Clark Professional, 89% of safety professionals polled have observed workers failing to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) when they should have... ...Read More...

Herman Miller Shares Social Responsibility Progress Report

Report details Michigan company's progress in a variety of social areas during its past fiscal... ...Read More...

Students Voice Optimism About Future of Occupational Safety Professionals

Students see opportunities in construction, manufacturing, and the "green" movement despite the troubled... ...Read More...